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What would you do if you found out your data has been encrypted by Ransomware? Should you consider paying the ransom to the bad guys? Do you have a plan in place?

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Scott Augenbaum on Oct 21, 2019 • 4 answer
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When I was an FBI Agent I always told folks not to pay the ransom for obvious reasons. However the calls continued everyday and there was a reoccurring tre... Read more »
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Scott Augenbaum on Oct 21, 2019
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What is your organizational model for a successful Data Governance operation?

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Carl Sarrazolla on Oct 14, 2019 • 2 answer
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Great Question Carl. I believe the best answer depends on the maturity level of the organization and the willingness to get the right people involv... Read more »
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Dave Robinson on Oct 14, 2019
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How do you help the CEO get comfortable with the company IT spend? What do you do different when larger items need to be discussed and funded?

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Dave Robinson on Sep 05, 2019 • 3 answer
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Some great feedback from members on this topic. A common theme rises on the importance of having a define technology strategy along with a consistent message to Executiv... Read more »
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Dave Robinson on Sep 24, 2019
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Why would you not use a 2-factor authentication?

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Scott Augenbaum on Aug 22, 2019 • 6 answer
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Great question. And if your organization is not keeping up with secuirty such as 2FA, shame on y... Read more »
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Dave Robinson on Sep 05, 2019
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Does your organization know what to do if law enforcement came knocking on your door?

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Scott Augenbaum on Aug 14, 2019 • 3 answer
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Great question from Scott and a great reminder that every organization needs to be prepared for this situation. While larger organization have security, communications and compliance positions, many smaller companies do n... Read more »
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Dave Robinson on Aug 20, 2019
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Hello IT Pack Members! I want to know if you have a formal mentor in your professional relationship? If so, how has that relationship helped your career and your ability to grow professionally?

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Dave Robinson on Jun 13, 2019 • 4 answer
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I have had the good fortune of having some amazing mentors all through my career as well. Mentors that I thought were effective were good listeners, non-judgmental and took the time to understand my strengths and weakness... Read more »
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Srinivas Kolli on Oct 22, 2019
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